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Mou signed for multi-disciplinary research promoting nature conservation

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The memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between World Wide Fund for Nature– Pakistan (WWF-Pakistan) and Information Technology University (ITU) to create and keep an effective working relationship to further their common aims of multi-disciplinary research promoting nature conservation in Pakistan. ITU Vice Chancellor Dr. Umar Saif and WWF-Pakistan Director General Hammad Naqi Khan signed […]…Read More

DHA seminar increases awareness about nature

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: A seminar on Greener DHA organized by Institute of Architects Pakistan in collaboration with DHA has recently been held at Defence Authority Country and Golf Club. Administrator DHA Brig Zubair Ahmed was chief guest on the occasion. The Administrator termed the seminar as a remarkable initiative heralding the beginning of a reinvigorated awareness in society for preservation of nature and promotion of horticulture to ensure greener, cleaner and healthy environment…Read More

DHA seminar increases awareness about nature

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: A seminar on Greener DHA organized by Institute of Architects Pakistan in collaboration with DHA has recently been held at Defence Authority Country and Golf Club. Administrator DHA Brig Zubair Ahmed was chief guest on the occasion. The Administrator termed the seminar as a remarkable initiative heralding the beginning of a reinvigorated awareness in society for preservation of nature and promotion of horticulture to ensure greener, cleaner and healthy environment for a…Read More

Nature Festival on environment arranged for children

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STAFF REPORT LHR: The 17th Nature Festival has recently been held at the Race Course Park that provided children with an opportunity to learn about their environment.The annual event was a joint initiative of the WWF-Pakistan and Horlicks-GSK Consumer Healthcare. A large number of children participated in the festival; some of them displayed their projects. Around 100 stalls were set up by various schools and colleges. The activities involved the use of recycled material to make a small…Read More

Shape and nature of future education

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Education is very vast topic and it is hard to cover many aspects in one writing so I will specifically write about future of higher education and what shape it is taking. There are two types of higher education systems now - traditional university education and online education. We are well familiar with university based education so there is no need to explain it. The concept of online learning is a product of technological advancement which has made it possible to gain higher education…Read More

Nature Carnival of WWF attracts visitors from twin cities

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The recently arranged Annual Travelling Nature Carnival of the World Wide Fund for Nature - Pakistan (WWF - Pakistan) pulled a large number of visitors from the twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi. Purpose of the event was to create awareness about conservation of nature among students and general public through interactive games and competitions. Students from as many as 100 educational institutions of various cities including Rawalpindi, Islamabad Abbotabad,…Read More

WWF nature carnival held at PAF museum

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STAFF REPORTER KHI: WWF-Pakistan in collaboration with Horlicks Pakistan has organised a fun-filled Nature Carnival at PAF Museum, which attracted up to 30,000 individuals from various walks of life. There were over 150 stalls set up by schools, colleges and universities. The main competition revolved around 3D models set up by students of schools and universities. Expert judges including foresters, conservationists, and environmental historians amongst others graded the models. …Read More

Nature lovers clean Margalla Hills trail

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STAFF REPORT IBD: More than 100 nature-loving students from different departments of the NUST have recently collected garbage from the Margalla Hills Trail-3. This exercise was part of the celebrations of the Mountain Eco-friendly Walk’ organised in connection with the 3rd Pakistan Mountain Festival, an annual advocacy and awareness raising festival by the DEVCOM-Pakistan to commemorate the International Mountain Day. The day is an opportunity to create awareness about the…Read More

Facebook more environment lover and nature friendly than other social network companies

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Carbon foot print is hot terminology use nowadays; its mean total amount of greenhouse gas produces by a person, company, event, product or organization. Carbon foot print can be measured by undertaking a GHG emissions assessment. Once the size of a carbon footprint is known, a strategy can be devised to reduce it, e.g. by technological developments, better process and product management.Lower the Carbon foot print more healthy would b environment resulted less harm to nature. Scholars suggest…Read More

WWF-Pakistans Travelling Nature Carnival pulls visitors

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The World Wide Fund for Nature-Pakistan (WWF-Pakistan) in collaboration with MCB has recently hosted the 12th Annual Travelling Nature Carnival at the Race Course Park.The Nature Carnival is an event aimed at enhancing awareness about nature conservation among students and general public through interactive games and competitions.On the occasion, an array of activities including an art competition, quiz competition, essay competition, interactive 3D model making competition,…Read More